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Elite - Hickory Hills is part of the largest fully integrated network of real estate and auction professionals in the nation. The company has been an innovator in real estate marketing since 1925. Our Management team knows the needs of agents in urban and metropolitan markets. We address those needs by providing powerful marketing programs along with technology-based services that are unique to the industry.


Vicky Franos

Broker Associate

Vicky Franos Broker Associate


Kamil Nowakowski

Principal Broker

Kamil Nowakowski Principal Broker

Kamil J. Nowakowski has had a fascinating path to success. Beginning as a Polish emigrant at the age of 15, he was hardworking and determined from the start. Kamil quickly became fluent in English and relentlessly sought opportunities for growth, working his way up in the business world as an incredibly self-motivated individual. His journey through life has provided him with a driven and entrepreneurial spirit. Not afraid of new challenges, fresh starts and turning over stones to discover a better future. Kamil is well-rounded and thrives in new and changing environments. He is adaptable, relatable and ethical. Currently, Kamil is successfully managing multiple businesses and delving into a new and innovative business model with United Real Estate - Elite. This new venture is sure to shake things up in the ever-changing world of real estate. Kamil’s specialties include representing companies at real estate auctions and acquisition of occupied assets, consulting real estate developers and construction companies, managing multiple single family home flip projects. Kamil’s various business experiences resulted in many successful sales for bank REO properties, asset management companies, and retail listings as well as advanced single family rehab projects. All those experiences are shared with all his Brokers Associates at United Real Estate - Elite to serve his sales team for many years to come.